Okara: Woman beaten to death for being barren
OKARA: A woman was beaten to death for being barren by her husband at Haveli Lakha here on Saturday. Manzooran Bibi, daughter of Bashir Ahmad Baloch, was married to Razzaq, son of Manzoor Ahmad Baloch, six years ago and the couple was issueless. The couple used to quarrel over the issue. On the day of the incident, Razzaq thrashed his wife with a baton and dragged her in the compound by tying a shawl to her neck. She was seriously injured and taken to DHQ Hospital where she died. The Haveli Lakha police have registered a case against the accused.
In the second incident, Lal Khan and Muhammad Iqbal, sons of Muhammad Anwar Wattoo of Harike Noabad village, were sleeping in home when their rivals, including Taj, Ashraf, Iqbal and Ismail, reached there and asked both brothers to produce Basharat. On their refusal, the attackers started beating Lal Khan and Iqbal with butts, kicks and blows. They were critically injured and taken to DHQ Hospital from where Lal Khan was referred to a hospital in Lahore where he died. The Haveli police have registered a case.